Magic City http://blog.wlrn.org en How A Miami Farm Became A Magic City Oasis http://blog.wlrn.org/post/how-miami-farm-became-magic-city-oasis <p></p><p>The farm is hidden behind tall trees and a short wall. But when you walk closer, you can start to see the main house painted blue and coral-pink.</p><p>There are six small cottages on one side of the house, and sitting right over Miami’s Little River, is a two-story boathouse from the early 1900s.</p><p>“(When) you’re in here, you’re not in Miami. (But) you can walk two feet out the door and you’re in Miami. What could be better?” said Tamara Hendershot, owner of the Magic City Farm.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:46:07 +0000 Julia Duba 22128 at http://blog.wlrn.org How A Miami Farm Became A Magic City Oasis Start Up Cities: Event Looks At How Miami Can Get More Talent, Tolerance And Technology http://blog.wlrn.org/post/start-cities-event-looks-how-miami-can-get-more-talent-tolerance-and-technology <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A conference looking at how Miami can become a nebula for technology start-ups is taking place Wednesday at the New World Center on Miami Beach.</span></p><p></p><p>Called <a href="http://startupcitymiami.eventbrite.com/">Start-Up City: Miami</a>, the conference is in part the brain-child of urban studies expert <a href="http://www.creativeclass.com/richard_florida/about_richard">Richard Florida</a> who lives part-time in Miami Beach.</p><p></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 9139 at http://blog.wlrn.org Start Up Cities: Event Looks At How Miami Can Get More Talent, Tolerance And Technology Starz TV Show To Miami: Show Us Your (Real) Boobs! http://blog.wlrn.org/post/starz-tv-show-miami-show-us-your-real-boobs <p><em>A version of this story first ran in The Miami Herald on April 28, 2012.</em></p><p>When Starz network’s <em>Magic City</em> came to town last year to shoot their 1959 Miami Beach drama, producers were obsessive.</p><p>“God is in the details,” said <em>Magic City’s</em> executive producer, writer and Miami Beach native Mitch Glazer. “We were rigorous about everything across the board from music to architecture down to that.”</p><p><em>That </em>meaning breast augmentation.</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 12:13:41 +0000 Kenny Malone 1752 at http://blog.wlrn.org Starz TV Show To Miami: Show Us Your (Real) Boobs!